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There are 3 ways to get from Salem to Rameswaram by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Salem Junction (SA) to Rameswaram (RMM) Okha-Rmm Exp

$8 - $19

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Taxi  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salem to Rameswaram 224.5 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Salem to Rameswaram 224.5 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Salem to Rameswaram is to train which costs ₹550 - ₹1,400 and takes 8 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salem to Rameswaram is to taxi which costs ₹5,500 - ₹7,000 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between Salem and Rameswaram is 292 km. The road distance is 359.3 km.

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The best way to get from Salem to Rameswaram without a car is to train which takes 8 h 5 min and costs ₹550 - ₹1,400.

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It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to get from Salem to Rameswaram, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salem to Rameswaram is 359 km. It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to drive from Salem to Rameswaram.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Rameswaram. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 182.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 5 min

What companies run services between Salem, India and Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Salem to Rameswaram once a week. Tickets cost $6 - $17 and the journey takes 8 h.

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